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Netflix to produce Bubba Wallace NASCAR documentary series

Netflix will produce an all-new documentary series around NASCAR Cup Series driver Bubba Wallace.

Harrison Burton to make NASCAR Cup debut at Talladega

Second-generation racer Harrison Burton will make his NASCAR Cup debut at Talladega Superspeedway next weekend, piloting a Toyota Camry for Gaunt Brothers Racing.

NASCAR testing rain tyres at Martinsville Speedway
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NASCAR testing rain tyres at Martinsville Speedway

NASCAR has taken to the Martinsville Speedway to test a potential wet-weather option tyre provided by Goodyear to explore their feasibility on a damp oval track.

Jordan: Wallace has talent to "learn how to win" NASCAR Cup races

23XI Racing co-owner Michael Jordan says driver Bubba Wallace has the talent to "learn how to win" in the NASCAR Cup Series this year

Larson "extremely grateful" over NASCAR return following suspension

Kyle Larson feels "extremely grateful" to be able to return to NASCAR, admitting he "never really thought I'd get another chance" following his suspension for using a racial slur

Hamlin signs multi-year deal with Joe Gibbs Racing

Three-time Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin will continue his involvement with the Joe Gibbs Racing team and sponsor FedEx after agreeing a new multi-year deal

Pitbull becomes co-owner at Trackhouse Racing NASCAR Cup Series team

Grammy award-winning music artist Pitbull has secured an ownership stake in the Trackhouse Racing NASCAR Cup Series team

Johnson laments "bittersweet" final year in NASCAR

Jimmie Johnson said it "still stings" that his full-time NASCAR Cup career ended with a "bittersweet" final year, but was pleased to bow out with a fifth place at Phoenix

Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin's NASCAR Cup team named 23XI Racing

Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin's new NASCAR team will be known as 23XI Racing, and the team will field the No. 23 Toyota Camry with driver Bubba Wallace in 2021

Bowyer to retire from NASCAR after 2020 season

Clint Bowyer will retire from racing in the NASCAR Cup Series and switch to commentating with FOX Sports after his Stewart-Haas Racing contract expires at the end of the season

NASCAR explains Talladega penalties, defends yellow line rule

The latest NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race ended in controversy at Talladega with NASCAR officials defending the yellow line rule at the centre of the debate

COTA to join NASCAR Cup schedule in revamped 2021 calendar

The NASCAR Cup Series is set to make its first appearance at the Circuit of the Americas next year as part of a major calendar shakeup featuring increased road racing

Red Bull claims Le Mans Esports series title in Super Finals

Red Bull Racing Esports and the LM squad clinched the Le Mans Esports titles as the fourth and final segment of the Super Finals concluded

Lazarus and Red Bull lead the way in LMES Super Final day three

Lazarus Racing and Red Bull Esports secured their places for the last day of the Super Final for the Le Mans Esports Series, while Veloce Esports missed out

Le Mans Esports Super Final gets under way with Red Bull and Lazarus tied on points

Tuesday marked the first of four days of Le Mans Esports Super Final action, featuring sportscars from the pre-1970s era as they do battle on Forza Motorsport 7

Wallace to quit Richard Petty Motorsports at end of 2020 NASCAR season

NASCAR Cup Series driver Bubba Wallace confirmed reports on Thursday that he would leave Richard Petty Motorsports, releasing a statement on social media

NASCAR Cup champion Johnson joins Ganassi for possible IndyCar programme

Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson is aiming to make the switch to IndyCar in 2021, and has announced he has joined forces with Chip Ganassi Racing

Johnson to run Earnhardt, Petty livery tribute at NASCAR Throwback weekend

Jimmie Johnson, competing in his final full-time year in the NASCAR Cup Series, will run a livery paying homage to both Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt at the Throwback weekend

Bell to replace Jones at Joe Gibbs Racing in NASCAR Cup Series

Christopher Bell will move over to Joe Gibbs Racing for the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season, replacing the departing Erik Jones at the team

Keselowski extends contact at Team Penske into 2021 NASCAR Cup season

One-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski has renewed his contract with Team Penske into 2021, ending speculation that he would leave upon the expiry of his current deal

Two-time Le Mans 24 winner Bamber to make NASCAR Xfinity debut at Daytona

Two-time Le Mans 24 race winner Earl Bamber will make his NASCAR debut in the Xfinity Series on the Daytona road course on 15 August

Truex admits Kentucky NASCAR Cup touch took Harvick's chance to win

Martin Truex Jr admits he 'probably took away Kevin Harvick's chance to win' at the Kentucky Speedway after a thrilling last-lap NASCAR Cup duel, in which Cole Custer won out

Parker, Buttafuoco win eNASCAR Heat Pro League Round 10

Round 10 of the 2020 eNASCAR Heat Pro League season in association with Motorsport Games took the drivers to Auto Club Speedway

Stewart-Haas sweeps latest eNASCAR Heat Pro League victories

Round nine of the eNASCAR Heat Pro League in association with Motorsport Games took the series dirt racing at Eldora this week to open Segment 3

Dramatic finale to eNASCAR Heat Pro League Segment 2

Brandyn Gritton and Nick Walker shared the wins in the finale of Segment 2 of the eNASCAR Heat Pro League in association with Motorsport Games

FBI concludes noose in NASCAR driver Wallace's garage not hate crime

An FBI investigation into the noose found in the garage stall of NASCAR Cup driver Bubba Wallace at Talladega has concluded that no hate crime had been committed

Wallace: NASCAR is changing and I'm still smiling

Bubba Wallace is certain NASCAR "is changing" as he reflected on the racial incident when a noose was found in his garage, as he claimed 14th place at Talladega Superspeedway to take a career-best finish

NASCAR confirms FBI investigation into Wallace noose incident

NASCAR has confirmed an FBI investigation is underway into a noose that was found in Bubba Wallace's garage at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday

TRD boss Wilson slams Toyota's "embarrassing" Martinsville performance

Toyota's NASCAR Cup Series performance at Martinsville earlier this month was "embarrassing" despite taking victory, according to Toyota Racing Development USA president David Wilson

Brooks, Giles take eNASCAR Heat Pro League wins at Iowa

The eNASCAR Heat Pro League returned to action at Iowa Speedway for the Playstation and Xbox gamers

Indy 500 regular Davison's NASCAR Cup debut with Spire Motorsports delayed

Indianapolis 500 regular James Davison's NASCAR Cup debut has been delayed after series officials have not given him approval to race at Talladega Superspeedway

Indianapolis 500 regular Davison set for NASCAR Cup debut at Talladega

Indianapolis 500 regular James Davison will make his NASCAR Cup Series debut at Talladega Superspeedway this weekend in the No. 77 Spire Motorsports Chevrolet

Penultimate eNASCAR Heat Pro League Segment 2 round gears up

The penultimate race of Segment 2 in the eNASCAR Heat Pro League season will take place Thursday evening at a virtual Iowa Speedway

NASCAR bans Confederate flags from all tracks with immediate effect

NASCAR has banned the display of the Confederate flag at all race tracks and properties, effective immediately, due to its racist symbolism

Esports News: Chaotic action dominates latest eNASCAR Heat Pro League round

The eNASCAR Heat Pro League returned to action this week for some pack racing at Talladega Superspeedway in twin 40-lap races for the Playstation and Xbox gamers

NASCAR News: Busch edges Johnson for Coca Cola 600 pole

Kurt Busch and Jimmie Johnson will lead the field to the green flag in Sunday's Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway after NASCAR's first qualifying session since its return

NASCAR News: Busch admits he made a mistake against Elliott

Kyle Busch concedes his error triggered the collision with Chase Elliott to wreck his rival's race as they battled for second place in the closing laps of Wednesday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Darlington Raceway

NASCAR News: Kenseth "excited" to make Cup return at Darlington

New Chip Ganassi Racing recruit Matt Kenseth is "excited" to make his NASCAR Cup return at this weekend's Darlington round, as he replaces Kyle Larson at the team

NASCAR News: Further Cup Series races scheduled for June

NASCAR has released more of its revised schedule for its coronavirus-delayed 2020 season, detailing events set to take place between 30 May and 21 June

Esports News: Harbin, Gravitt take the spoils in latest eNASCAR race

The first segment of the eNASCAR Heat Pro League closed out Wednesday with twin 55-lap races at a virtual New Hampshire Motor Speedway

NASCAR News: Series bosses outline grid format plans for return

NASCAR has detailed how it plans to organise the starting grid ahead of this weekend's return to action at Darlington Raceway

Preview: eNASCAR Heat Pro League continues at New Hampshire

The eNASCAR Heat Pro League heads to New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the fourth round of Season 2

NASCAR News: Organisers announce which races won't feature on revised calendar

NASCAR has announced what three tracks will lose races in 2020 as it revamps the schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Esports News: Gritton, Buttafuoco win second eNASCAR Heat Pro League round

Brandyn Gritton and Daniel Buttafuoco prevailed the Playstation 4 and XBox eNASCAR Heat Pro League in association with Motorsport Games truck races at a virtual Watkins Glen

Esports: eNASCAR Heat Pro League round two preview

The eNASCAR Heat Pro League in association with Motorsport Games heads to virtual Watkins Glen International for the second round of the 2020 season

How a NASCAR veteran landed a deserved farewell tour Plus

How a NASCAR veteran landed a deserved farewell tour

Chip Ganassi Racing has turned to a semi-retired NASCAR champion to replace the fired Kyle Larson. But as the decision to end his full-time Cup career in 2017 was made for him, it could be the farewell tour that a modern great deserves

NASCAR News: Newman cleared to return to racing following horror Daytona crash

NASCAR has cleared Ryan Newman to return to competition following his horror Daytona 500 accident in February which left him with a head injury

NASCAR News: Kenseth to complete 2020 Cup season for Ganassi

Chip Ganassi Racing has brought in veteran driver Matt Kenseth to complete the remainder of the 2020 NASCAR Cup season in place of Kyle Larson

McLaren F1 driver Norris spins and wins on IndyCar Esports debut

McLaren Formula 1 driver Lando Norris rebounded from a mid-race spin to win on his IndyCar Esports debut at a virtual Austin in the latest IndyCar Challenge race

Brooks and Jobes win eNASCAR Heat Pro League openers at Homestead

The eNASCAR Heat Pro League returned for its second season at virtual Homestead-Miami Speedway on Wednesday evening

Jimmie Johnson will retire from the NASCAR Cup Series at end of 2020

Seven-time NASCAR champion and Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson will retire from the Cup Series at the conclusion of the 2020 season

NASCAR Cup Series championship decider qualifying cancelled

Qualifying for the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series title decider at Homestead has been cancelled and the four championship contenders handed the first two rows of the grid

NASCAR Xfinity title rivals in post-race fight at Kansas

NASCAR Xfinity Series title contenders Cole Custer and Tyler Reddick ended up in a scuffle after Saturday's race at Kansas Speedway

Stenhouse Jr, Roush to split after seven full NASCAR Cup seasons

Ricky Stenhouse Jr will leave Roush Fenway Racing after seven full seasons with the team and be replaced by Chris Buescher for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series campaign

Kyle Busch blasts "pathetic" backmarkers after NASCAR Las Vegas

Kyle Busch has blasted "pathetic" backmarkers after the Las Vegas NASCAR Cup Series race, following an incident with Garrett Smithley which led to a 19th place finish

Johnson blames '25 bad races' for NASCAR Cup Series playoff failure

Jimmie Johnson blamed his first-ever failure to qualify for NASCAR's playoffs on '25 bad races' rather than the Indianapolis crash that ended his chance of being a Cup title contender

Keselowski slams "atrocious angle" of Indy wall after NASCAR crash

Brad Keselowski hit out at the "atrocious angle" of the Indianapolis barrier that he hit in his massive NASCAR Cup crash

NASCAR legend Johnson defends his 'quivering lip' spat with Blaney

Jimmie Johnson says he has no regrets about his 'quivering lip' spat with NASCAR rival Ryan Blaney at last weekend's Watkins Glen Cup race

The NASCAR Cup Series underdog fighting for career lifeline

Matt DiBenedetto says he is "fighting" to remain in the NASCAR Cup Series, with his seat under threat from Joe Gibbs Racing protege Christopher Bell

Newman and Bowyer in "embarrassing" fight after NASCAR All-Star race

Ryan Newman called Clint Bowyer "embarrassing" after a fight following NASCAR's All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway